A coeducational day school serving students JK-12

MLK Speaker: Shaka Senghor

MLK Speaker: Shaka Senghor

Latin's Diversity Council, in conjunction with LIFE (Latin's Initiative for Ethics) is pleased to welcome Shaka Senghor as our school's 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Speaker. Shaka Senghor is a leading voice in criminal justice reform and the president and co-founder of #BeyondPrisons, an initiative designed to uplift the voices and experiences of those impacted by the criminal justice system. His memoir, Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death and Redemption in an American Prison is a tale of forgiveness and second chances.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
6 p.m.*
Wrigley Theatre

*There will be a book signing preceding the event.

Middle and upper school students will have opportunities to hear from Senghor throughout the day on Tuesday.